Library%20Activity

Library%20Activity - I T 103 lab exercise Given the...

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IT 103 lab exercise Given the following sample research question, plan and execute a search for relevant information resources. Research statement: I want to investigate how the practice of blogging has influenced high school education. 1. Identify the main concepts in your search statement or research question. List the concepts here; these will become keywords that you will use when you search for information in a database. Concepts that make up my search statement: 2. Think of synonyms for your concept one (1). What other words might you use to search for relevant information? Concept 1: Concept 1 Synonyms: 3. Think of synonyms for your concept two (2). What other words might you use to search for relevant information? Concept 2:
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Concept 2 Synonyms: 4. Using the Boolean operators AND, OR, and NOT, construct a search statement that includes the various concepts and synonyms. 5. For this exercise, use the database called ProQuest Research Library . This database covers a wide variety of topics from many different fields.
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2011 for the course IT 103 taught by Professor Sangjara during the Fall '08 term at George Mason.

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